Jobs at the globe

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Jobs at the Globe 

Our team is evolving and there's always room for talented, enthusiastic people to learn more about arts events and management. Please contact us for further information.  

Arts and Events Intern

This is a unique opportunity to play a key part in the growth of the Institute of Art and Ideas (IAI), at the globe at hay.

IAI aims to bring new ideas in the arts to the wider public through festivals and regular weekly events. Through your role with the IAI you will be involved in the programming and coordination of a variety of events at the the globe in Hay on Wye. The events range from comedy and cultural evenings, live music and debates to parties and community events.  You will also be involved in our annual festival, HowTheLightGetsIn, which is the world's largest philosophy and music festival, attracting thousands of visitors to the venue.

There is scope for somebody to take on a great deal of responsibility and gain valuable arts management experience. This is a challenging and varied opportunity that will really open doors for a graduate who is keen to start a career in the arts or events. All applicants should have an excellent education background, and a keen interest in and knowledge of arts and culture in general.  Experience of putting on events and/or promotion and marketing will obviously be an advantage.  The successful candidate will also be able to demonstrate project management, journalistic and PR skills. 

This is a 3 month placement which could potentially lead to a more permanent position.

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Interning at the globe

Interning at the globe is a rewarding and challenging experience. We tailor our programmes to your specific interests and ensure that you finish with a sense of having learnt and progressed. There are opportunities to gain experience in event management, marketing, arts administration, art curation and much besides. We will foster your development, introducing you to the key skills required for a career in relevant industries.


Current vacancies for HowTheLightGetsIn Festival 

HowTheLightGetsIn is the world's largest Philosophy and Music festival and is based in the picturesque town of Hay-on-Wye. The world's leading thinkers flock to our festival site on the edge of the Black Mountains. Elsewhere in our fields, an inspiring programme of music, comedy and performance art unfolds across our intimate and atmospheric venues

Night Receptionist

This opportunity is to work as part of the night team, alongside security staff, to ensure the smooth running of the yurt or camping field over night.

Responsibilities will include regular patrols of the site, checking in late arriving guests and checking wristbands of anyone wishing to enter the site.

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Parking Attendant

This opportunity is to work as part of the accommodation team, assisting with directing and parking cars for glampers, campers and festival goers.

Responsibilities will include checking details of drivers that have pre-booked, taking payments for the day sales and directing cars to park in the correct areas.

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